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Security News for 9/02/2010

1. MS releases 'fixit' tool for Dll loading vulnerability - http://www.zdnet.com/blog/security/microsoft-ships-fix-it-for-dll-load-hijacking-attack-vector/7241

2. Blackboard credentials disclosure found - http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/204055

3. Cpanel vulnerability allows access to restricted files - http://www.exploit-db.com/moaub-1-cpanel-php-restriction-bypass-vulnerability/

4. Acrobat/Flash Player invalid pointer vulnerability - http://www.exploit-db.com/adobe-acrobat-newclass-invalid-pointer-vulnerability/

5. Google Code hosting malware? - http://www.zdnet.com/blog/security/malware-hosted-on-google-code-project-site/7247

6. Facebook 'I don't care' button scam - http://www.sophos.com/blogs/gc/g/2010/09/01/care-button-spam-facebook/

7. Secunia releases PSI 2.0 beta - http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Secunia-s-PSI-2-0-beta-tackles-Windows-update-annoyances-1070809.html

8. Alleged Mariposa bot participants arrested - http://pandalabs.pandasecurity.com/mariposa-the-slovenian-story/

9. Phishers using fake McDonalds survey as bait - http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=9818&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+HelpNetSecurity+(Help+Net+Security)

10. University of Virginia loses $1million to cyber thieves - http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=9817&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+HelpNetSecurity+(Help+Net+Security)

11. Banker trojan using Chilean miner rescue as bait - http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=1451&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+HelpNetSecurity+(Help+Net+Security)

12. Top Security Threats to the Cloud - http://community.websense.com/blogs/securitylabs/archive/2010/09/01/what-are-the-top-threats-to-cloud-computing.aspx

Posted by Tony Kasyan on September 03, 2010, in Handlers Log.